God created us for rest. He designed mechanisms into our bodies and minds to ease us into the evening and toward restorative sleep. He masterfully engineered hormones like melatonin and cortisol to work together in helping us to accept His invitation to circadian rest. Yet sleep does not always come naturally, and our children are […]
As children return to school this season, their emotions can easily overwhelm them. Maybe your child is excited about the coming year and eager to see friends and teachers. However, there may be apprehension at what a new year brings, nervousness about academic challenges, or uncertainty around friendships or where they fit in. The challenges […]
It is fitting that Mother’s Day marks the beginning of the growing season. So many gardeners wait eagerly for this mid-May Sunday when it’s finally warm enough to place plants into the soil. Spring’s bounty of colors, aromas, and textures beautifully reflects the growth God brings forth in a family. Just like gardening, motherhood can […]
When your child is afraid of the dark, here are three Scriptures and songs to comfort them with God’s Word.
As we help our kids hide God’s Word in their hearts, they will have hope in all circumstances and answers to their questions about life. Here is a powerful way to help your child memorize eight promises from God’s Word…
Our children encounter new ideas every day. It’s thrilling to watch them develop an understanding of the world and their place in it and to consider what exciting contributions God might have for them to make. But not all the ideas they are being presented with are based on fact or truth. So how do […]
Our intuition as parents is to protect and provide for our children. But how do we keep our children safe and care for their needs in uncertain times?
When your child is afraid of the dark, read these three promises from Scripture and play the following songs over them for a spiritually protected night’s sleep …
Have you ever struggled with how simple the Gospel is? As adults, we tend to complicate matters or add extra steps to a process. Perhaps this is one of the reasons our kids are more readily eager to accept the good news of Jesus — kids like simplicity. Salvation’s uncomplicated nature is advantageous for our […]